What is Yoga Vidya e.V.?

Creed and practice // Statement by Sukadev Volker Bretz.

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As a spiritual-religious community, the members of Yoga Vidya e.V. live the teachings of Vedanta and Yoga in all aspects. How these two pillars shape the self-image of Yoga Vidya e.V. as a spiritual-religious community with an educational mission is explained by Sukadev Volker Bretz in this video. Continue reading

508 – Maha Shivaratri

Maha Shivaratri will be celebrated on the 18th of February 2023. Why do we celebrate this festival? Maha Shivaratri is known as the “Great Night of Lord Shiva”. It is considered one of the most important Hindu festivals. The meaning of Shiva is auspiciousness and prosperity—bestowing principle. Shiva controls the cycle of birth and death. He is responsible for the creation of languages, art, dance, music, yoga, ayurveda and herbal medicines. Continue reading

Prana Healing Techniques and how they work

Dr. Nalini Sahay explains how Prana Self Healing Techniques work. She talks about how Prana Healing Techniques helped herself after severe injuries due to accidents. She developped a special way to teach Prana Vidya to others. Self Healing Techniques can help with many diseases, including cancer, MS, psychological problems etc. For minor diseases self help techniques can be sufficient in healing. For major diseases they support conventional treatment. Please note: For any medical problem a doctor or health practicioner should be consulted. Dr. Nalini is living in Delhi. She is teaching others how to teach Prana Healing in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany. https://www.yoga-vidya.de/english.html


What is Marma Massage

Leela Mata speaks about the Marmas, the energy points and energy fields stimulated by Ayurveda Marma Massage. Leela Mata is teaching Marma Massage Professional Training Courses in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany as well as in Peaceful Valley Ashram Pennsylvania. Further information at http://www.yoga-vidya.org


What is Panchakarma in Ayurveda? Leela Mata answers

Ayurveda Expert Leela Mata speaks about Panchakarma. In Ayurveda, Panchakarma is one of the most efficient healing techniques. Leela Mata speaks about the benefits and gives some new insight. Leela Mata directs Peaceful Valley Ashram in Pennsylvania . The Interview took place in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany where Leela Mata is teaching every year. https://www.yoga-vidya.de/english.html


Who can practice Panchakarma

Leela Mata, Ayurveda expert, speaks about who can benefit from Panchakarma  programs, expecially in Ashrams. She talks about the special benefits to do Panchakarma in an Ashram environment with Meditation, Mantra-Chanting, Asanas and Pranayama, in a spiritual Atmosphere. Leela Mata directs Panchakarma Programs in Peaceful Valley Ashram Pennsylvania and in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany explains who can benefit from an ayurvedic Panachkarma treatment. Panachakarma can treat almost any desease but it also depends on the person and facilities. In an ashram it is not also a only Panchakarma treatment, the patients are doing also asanas, pranayama and meditation. More information referring ayurveda in general and certains treatments at http://www.yoga-vidya.org


Yoga, Ayurveda, Vedanta, Tantra and Meditation Podcast

Welcome to this new Podcast.

It will feature talks and interviews on Yoga, Ayurveda, Vedanta, Tantra and Meditation. In other words: This Podcast is about you and your spiritual development.

There will be many different speakers on this Podcast: Yoga Masters, Ayurveda therapists, Yoga Teachers, Vedanta specialists.

Some podcasts are live recordings from talks in Ashrams and Yoga Centers. Some come from interview. Let yourself be inspired!